Two-Way Charger For Nissan Leafs Means Your Home Can be Charged by Your…

Nissan's poky little electric Leaf car will be able to power your home in the case of a blackout, via a new two-way charging system called Leaf to Home, an idea that originated from March's Fukushima disaster. » 8/03/11 6:30am 8/03/11 6:30am

The Electric Car March Continues Into Washington State's Cascade…

Washington State, no stranger to the environment or tourism in the Cascade Mountains, will soon install a number of EV charging stations in that region for the slew of electric vehicles that will inevitably vacation there alongside their green masters. » 1/16/11 12:00pm 1/16/11 12:00pm

Nissan Has Turned Real-Life Driving Into an Environmentally-Friendly…

If you weren't impressed with the Nissan Leaf's all-electric engine, maybe you'll at least raise an eyebrow at this Xbox-esque achievement system Nissan worked into the Leaf's software, which ranks your energy efficiency against other owners. » 12/28/10 3:00am 12/28/10 3:00am

Someone Finally Gets Their Hands on the Nissan Leaf IRL

At long last, Nissan delivered the first Nissan Leaf to a lucky San Francisco resident. Limited runs of the electric car, which has a 116 mile range on a single charge, will roll out in five states over the next year as Nissan ramps up for the full launch in 2012. [Gearlog] » 12/13/10 9:20pm 12/13/10 9:20pm

Nissan Leaf Will Initially Be Available In Only Five States

The Leaf, Nissan's all-electric vehicle priced at $32,780, will be released in Washington, Oregon, California, Arizona, and Tennesee as early as this December. » 7/27/10 4:51pm 7/27/10 4:51pm

The First Electric Freeway Is An Oregon Trail

Interstate 5 crosses Washington state from Oregon to Canada. And later this year, work will begin to make it the first electric highway in the United States. It's good to be a Volt owner in the Pacific Northwest. » 7/02/10 10:00pm 7/02/10 10:00pm

iAds Are Here Today. This Is What They Look Like.

One of iOS4's tentpole features—right up there with multitasking and folders—launches today. It's called iAd, and it's coming to hog your screen and your bandwidth. Here's what one of the first looks like. » 7/01/10 12:52pm 7/01/10 12:52pm

Nissan's Next Electric Car Will Sound Like Bladerunner

Electric cars might be beautifully quiet, but they lack the aural balls of a V8, and pose a safety risk to pedestrians. That's why next year's Nissan Leaf will have a whirring sound reminiscent of a Bladerunner Police spinner. » 9/21/09 1:20pm 9/21/09 1:20pm

Nissan's LEAF Gets Its Tailpipe Chopped Off in the Name of Zero CO2…

The LEAF may be compensating for the lack of a tailpipe with 30 minute "quick charges" and the ability to go for miles and miles on a single charge (100 miles to be exact), but hey, it's eco-friendly. » 8/03/09 5:00pm 8/03/09 5:00pm